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Sunday, September 30 • 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Austin Startup Week Pre-Event - Youth Entrepreneurship Day (See Event Description for More Details!)

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Join us for an afternoon of community fun, inspiration and kid-kindled motivation at Capital Factory on Sunday, September 30th!

The Youth Entrepreneurship Track will bring kids, students, parents, and organizations together for a day of learning and fun.

Adults will have an opportunity to learn about youth entrepreneurship education opportunities in Austin while the kids are engaged in entrepreneurial learning activities!

Events and activities will include:

  • A Youth Entrepreneur Faire
  • VentureLab-Product and Pitch Game
  • Pitch-A-Kid Pitch Activity

Bring the family and join us for an afternoon of learning and fun!  

Schedule of Events: (1pm-3pm)

1:00 - 2:15 - Youth Entrepreneur Faire
Meet the organizations in the Austin Youth Entrepreneurship Education ecosystem and experience what they have to offer at their interactive booths. The faire will feature information for parents and activities for the kids! Attending organizations include:
  • $tartup Kids Club
  • Activateen
  • EcoRise
  • Junior Achievement
  • Kwaddle
  • Moolah U
  • Pitch-a-Kid
  • VentureLab
  • WhizBiz

2:15 - 2:45 - VentureLab Product & Pitch Game
Unleash your creativity and have fun generating ideas for a product or service based on only three words! Participants of all ages will quickly create a company and prepare a 60-second elevator pitch. Kids will compete against parents!

2:45 - 3:00 - Pitch-A-Kid Pitch Activity
Kids and parents will pitch their product ideas from the VentureLab Pitch Game to a panel of judges made up of participating organizations and will be scored with Pitch-A-Kid rubric.

Track Leads & Advisory Board
avatar for Cristal Glangchai

Cristal Glangchai

Founder/CEO, VentureLab.org
avatar for Mike Millard

Mike Millard

Managing Director, MassChallenge

Sunday September 30, 2018 1:00pm - 3:00pm CDT
Capital Factory